Peninsula Daily News

NEWS BRIEFS: Port Townsend traffic disruption … and other items

Daytime traffic will be one-way in the downhill direction between Taylor and Washington streets beginning Monday. Construction on the Jefferson Street Sidewalk… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman hurt in Thanksgiving Day wreck

A Port Angeles woman was airlifted to a Seattle hospital after a pickup driven by a Port Angeles man collided head-on with… Continue reading

Seasonal campaigns urge giving to nonprofits

Leaders of nonprofits across Clallam County filled the Board of County Commissioners chambers Tuesday morning as commissioners proclaimed this coming Tuesday #GivingTuesday.… Continue reading

Peninsula Home Fund campaign begins: Thirtieth year of donations providing a ‘hand up, not a handout’

Everybody needs a hand sometime. Thanks to the generosity of North Olympic Peninsula residents, more than a thousand people received “a hand up, not a… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman airlifted after Highway 20 wreck

A Port Angeles woman was injured and airlifted to a Seattle hospital following a Thursday night wreck on Highway 20 near Fairmount… Continue reading

Santa visits some Peninsula towns on Saturday

Santa is coming to town in Port Angeles, Sequim and at Olympic National Parks’ Lake Crescent Lodge on Saturday. Port Angeles In Port Angeles, the… Continue reading

‘Every Christmas Story Ever Told’ to open tonight

Instead of performing Charles Dickens’ beloved holiday classic for the umpteenth time, three actors decide to perform every Christmas story ever told… Continue reading

Caroling, flugelhorns and birding set for week

Christmas caroling, flugelhorn music and a birding lecture are among the upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is available on the interactive… Continue reading

Decorated trees on view this weekend at annual festival

Elaborately decorated holiday trees will be on view at the Festival of Trees during Family Days on Saturday and Sunday. The three-day… Continue reading

Evening Talk featured in Forks on Thursday

Razor clams and harmful algae are the two topics that will be addressed during a double Evening Talk at the Olympic Natural Resource… Continue reading

Holiday gift shopping offered on Peninsula

Holiday bazaars continue to be offered across the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. Handmade gifts for the season can be found at these fairs. PORT… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Unity guest speaker set for weekend … and other items

The Rev. Bill Evans will present “whose birthday is it anyway?” at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Evans will present the lesson at Unity… Continue reading

Storyteller to talk on her art at Tuesday swap

Lindy MacLaine will illustrate her journey, “From Story Lover to Story Teller,” as the featured teller at the free Story Swap at… Continue reading

Free community feasts offered today in Clallam

Free community feasts are planned in Clallam County today. One feast was offered by the Salvation Army in Port Angeles on Wednesday. Also on Thanksgiving… Continue reading

Festival of Trees to raise funds for OMC

The 28th annual Festival of Trees will begin Friday with two Teddy Bear Teas and the Festival of Trees Gala. It will… Continue reading

NEWS BRIEFS: Winter Ice Village will open Friday … and other items

The inaugural season of the Winter Ice Village will open Friday and remain open though Jan. 6. Hours will be from 9… Continue reading

BUSINESS BRIEFS: Campground awarded by association … and other items

Kampgrounds of America recently announced that the Olympic Peninsula/Port Angeles KOA Journey Campground has been awarded the KOA Founder’s Award as well… Continue reading

Two Thanksgiving Eve feasts set today

Two free community feasts are planned on the North Olympic Peninsula today while others are set for Thursday. The Thanksgiving Eve community-wide free feasts are… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Volunteer Ellie Karjalainen, 7, of Port Angeles, right, helps with a to-go container of food during Thursday’s community Thanksgiving dinner in the gym of Queen of Angeles Catholic Church in Port angeles.

Free Thanksgiving feasts set on Peninsula

Free community feasts are planned on the North Olympic Peninsula on Thanksgiving Day and on days leading up to the annual holiday. On Wednesday —… Continue reading

Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News Volunteer Ellie Karjalainen, 7, of Port Angeles, right, helps with a to-go container of food during Thursday’s community Thanksgiving dinner in the gym of Queen of Angeles Catholic Church in Port angeles.